New Apple Job Posting May Involve Cryptocurrency – May 28

πŸ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:Β $35,647

Bitcoin price has slipped into the $35,000s over the last day of trading, trickling down from a recent recovery above $40,000.

Top-20 altcoins are suffering, with Ethereum falling 12%, XRP dropping 15% and Chainlink tumbling more than 20%.

Top Stories for May 28, 2021 πŸ”₯

πŸ‘‰ New Apple Job Posting May Involve Cryptocurrency

Apple has posted a job vacancy for a business development manager for “alternative payments”, which asks for candidates with cryptocurrency experience.

The successful applicant will be joining the team responsible for Apple Pay and the iPhone Wallet app, with a requirement of 5+ years in working with “alternative payment providers” including “digital wallets” and “cryptocurrency”.

πŸ‘‰ WisdomTree Files With SEC For Ethereum ETF

Asset manager WisdomTree has filed for an Ethereum exchange-traded fund (ETF) with the Securities and Exchange Commission, becoming the second company to do so.

VanEck made a similar filing earlier this month, with both companies also filing for Bitcoin ETFs and planning to list their funds on Cboe.

πŸ‘‰ Kraken Exchange Still Plans To Go Public In 2022

Kraken Growth Lead Dan Held has revealed that the exchange still intends to go public in 2022, in an interview at Consensus 2021.

The clarification came in response to a question about the current market conditions, which the interviewer implied weren’t looking promising. Held rebutted that the markets are looking “great” and that Kraken was coming off an all-time high in trading volume.